In life, there are few unfortunate events as stressful and consequential as being charged with a criminal offense. With the possibility for life-altering consequences even after a sentence is served, it has never been more important to hire a good criminal defense attorney to protect yourself. The expert Criminal Defense and DUI attorneys at George Law have decades of combined experience successfully defending clients charged with criminal offenses in Michigan. Contact us today to protect your future.
Thanks to our reputation and track record of success, George Law has consistently been one of the top choices in Michigan Criminal Defense firms. With years of hard work and legendary courtroom performance, we have amassed a considerable number of glowing client reviews and positive case results for practically every criminal defense scenario imaginable. This results focused approach has cemented our reputation as one of the premier criminal defense firms in the state.
Common Cases We Handle
There are thousands of individuals arrested annually for various crimes committed in Michigan. Unfortunately, many defendants end up receiving harsh penalties due to settling for subpar legal representation.
At George Law, the expert Michigan criminal defense attorneys out of our Royal Oak headquarters represent those charged with both felonies and misdemeanors. The offenses we work with include but are not limited to the following:
- DUI/OWI Charges
- Juvenile Offences
- Drug Charges
- CSC & Sex Crimes
- Assault & Battery Charges
- Theft & Property Crimes
- Expulsion & School Offences
- Domestic Violence Defense
- Firearm & Gun Crimes
- Federal Crimes
Waterford DUI & OWI Charges
The State of Michigan has some of the harshest drunk driving laws on the books. In Oakland County, DUI/OWI laws are enforced with particular enthusiasm. In fact, it is quite common for first time offenders to receive jail time for driving under the influence in this county. Arrests for drunk driving in Waterford are handled through the county’s district court system, specifically the 51st district court.
Because it falls under the jurisdiction of the Oakland County court system, Waterford is subject to some of the strictest DUI enforcement in the state and therefore unusually challenging for defendants facing these charges. In order to protect their future, individuals who are facing drunk driving charges must seek the best possible legal counsel they can. Choosing the right DUI Defense Lawyer can be the difference between reduced sentencing, probation or charge dismissal and losing your license, your lifestyle or even your freedom.
Waterford District Court
Waterford is a northern suburb of Metro Detroit spans about 35 square miles and is located just west of Pontiac and is bisected by M59 and Dixie Highway. The court that holds the responsibility for processing drunk driving and criminal charges in Waterford is the 51st District Court, located on the southwest corner of Hatchery Rd and Crescent Lake Rd.
The 51st District Court in Waterford handles a wide range of criminal cases, including drunk driving cases. It specifically serves the community of Waterford in order to give the best possible service to this large geographic area. Because of its moderate population density and large geographic area, the courthouse is consistently busy.
Waterford Criminal Defense Lawyers
With such serious consequences for a criminal conviction, choosing the right criminal defense attorney should be every defendant’s top priority. Luckily this choice is easy with George Law, thanks to our reputation as one of the hardest working criminal defense firms in Michigan. Our extensive track record of successfully defending clients from criminal charges combined with legendary courtroom performance has made our firm among the top choices for those facing criminal and drunk driving charges in the state.
With our main office located in the heart of Downtown Royal Oak off South Washington Ave, we are easily accessible and open to walk-in visitors with public parking nearby. When you choose George Law for your legal representation, we will work directly with you to understand your specific legal situation and formulate a winning strategy to achieve the best possible legal outcome. If you find yourself in need of the best legal defense possible, please reach out to our office today to make the first right step towards protecting your freedom and your future.